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Skin Reactions to Cancer Immunotherapy

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Trial Objectives


A new cancer treatment, called immunotherapy, enhances the body’s immune response to attack and kill cancers. However, by changing the body’s immune response, unwanted side effects can occur. This study focuses on side effects caused by immunotherapy, specifically skin reactions. The purpose of this study is to understand what changes in the immune system, and how these changes lead to skin reactions as a side effect. By understanding these changes, our goal is to define the best treatment for the skin reactions, or possibly prevent the reactions.

Who Can Participate


Adults who have been diagnosed with a solid tumor who are starting or already receiving immunotherapy for cancer treatment.

Age: 18+ Gender Any

Estimated Time Commitment


Up to 2 visits over 3 months, with possible phone follow-up after 12 months depending on cancer treatment response

Payment & Reimbursement


Payment Provided

Travel Reimbursement Not Available

Trial Contact


For more information, contact:

Daniell Plomondon
303.270.2041

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Trial Location


National Jewish Main Campus, Denver, CO

Trial Sponsors


National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

Principal Investigators

  • Jeffrey Kern

    Jeffrey Kern, MD

  • Donald Y M Leung

    Donald Y M Leung, PhD, MD

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